Complications of type 1 diabetes in adolescents

Dunger, David B.; Marcovecchio, M. Loredana; Chiarelli, Francesco
August 2008
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/30/2008, Vol. 337 Issue 7668, p473
Academic Journal
The authors reflect on the complications of diabetes in adolescents. They suggest that those even adolescent diabetics with normal albumin secretion should be closely monitored. They argue that the high prevalence of early markers of complications during adolescence should prompt debate on the need for additional treatment to provide cardiorenal protection to adolescents with diabetes.


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